Czech music

With 100 musicians on stage, the Wroclaw Philharmonic brings Polish and Czech music to the Peace Center

More than 100 musicians will be on stage as the Wroclaw Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the Peace Center with a program of Polish and Czech music, including Dvorak’s hugely popular Ninth Symphony. “As a Polish orchestra, we want to present some of the great composers from this part of the world,” said Giancarlo Guerrero, the […]

Czech music

13th annual Czech Ennis music festival features accordion competition – news – waxahachie daily light

Daily lighting report Friday 8 February 2019 at 17:32 Young accordion players from North Texas will be featured in the 13th Annual Big Squeeze Accordion Competition to earn a spot for the finals in Austin. The competition will take place at the Ennis Czech Music Festival, which is also in its 13th edition. Texas Folklife […]

Czech music

Czech conductor and principal performer Jiri Belohlavek dies at 71

After the Velvet Revolution he came to the Czech Philharmonic, the largest orchestra in the country, which was founded in 1896 and 12 years later he presented the premiere of Mahler’s Seventh Symphony – conducted by his composer himself. In the era of globalized musical creation, the ensemble has distinguished itself by retaining much of […]